Blockbuster, big budget films are known for the huge budgets that they spend in order to pay the actors and produce the movies that millions of people across the globe will spend their hard earned money to go and see. Making these big budget movies can be quite lucrative but they can also be a huge risk if the movie ends up flopping at the box office. Take a look at our list of 10 of the most expensive blockbuster movies to ever hit the big screen. You will be shocked at the amount of cash it takes to create one of these films.
Avatar hit theaters back in the year 2009. Everyone who knew about this movie had a pretty good idea that it was going to have a massive budget due to all of the special technology that would be needed to create the epic film. Early rumors placed the initial budget somewhere between $280 and $500 million. After all was said and done the producers released the actual budget which came in a bit below the estimate. The film’s final budget was $237 million which is a bargain when you think about it. Especially after considering how much money the film pulled in at the box office.